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Congressman Andy Barr

Representing All the People of Kentucky's Sixth District

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Mar 5, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Andy Barr expressed deep concern today regarding news that Joy Global, a manufacturer and supplier of underground mining equipment, will stop manufacturing at its Millersburg, Kentucky plant this October due to the continued struggles of Kentucky’s coal industry.

Mar 4, 2013 Press Release

 

 
 

WASHINGTON, Jun 14 - Today, 46 of my colleagues and I sent a letter to the president urging him to remove Eric Holder from his position at Attorney General. 

Mar 2, 2013 Blog Post

On March 1, 2013, the across-the-board spending cuts President Obama proposed in 2011 - called sequestration - actually went into effect. These indiscriminate cuts will have a negative impact in the Sixth Congressional District; for example, civilian employees at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond have already received furlough notices.

Feb 28, 2013 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. –   Congressman Andy Barr today sent a letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), urging that Congress and the White House stay in Washington until they come to an agreement on a more intelligent alternative to the across-the-board sequestration due to take effect March 1. 

Feb 25, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Andy Barr last week introduced House Joint Resolution 26; a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution that would cap at 12 the number of consecutive years which members of the House and the Senate could serve in office.

Feb 12, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Andy Barr sent a letter yesterday to Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) and Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) supporting legislation to replace the sequester; across-the-board spending cuts set to take effect on March 1.

Feb 4, 2013 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Commenting today on President Obama’s failure to deliver his budget requests to Congress by the date required by law for the fourth time in five years, U.S. Rep. Andy Barr issued the following statement:

Feb 1, 2013 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Rep. Andy Barr announced today that his staff will conduct regular office hours each month in every county of the Sixth Congressional District, beginning on February 5, 2013.

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